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Christi Jonsdtr. "Kristi" Hatlestad Lidal Trulson Lewison
Birth: May 24, 1823
Sogn og Fjordane fylke, Norway
Death: Jan. 25, 1883
Mower County
Minnesota, USA

Parents: John Olson Hatlestad and Unni Ericksdtr. Berge

Kristi was married to Lars Hermundson Lidal. He died in Norway in 1854. They had two children, Martha and Anna Lidal.

Kristi and her second husband, Lars Trulson (Lasse Lewison), left Norway and came to America on 4/17/1861. They settled in Dane County, Wisconsin. After 3 years they moved to Mower County where they purchased 160 acres of land. Their son, Lewis, stayed on the family farm until he was old enough to purchase 240 acres of his own in Adams Township. The family name was changed to Lewison supposedly because the Germans of the area thought Trulson was such a hard name to pronounce.

Lasse & Kristi had 4 children: Brita (Mrs. Gilbert Gilbertson), Lars Lasse Lidal (Lewis Lewison) married to Betsy Gordon, John Lasses. Lewison married to Ragnald Hegge & Christina Lassed. married to Thorwald Olson. - S Hemingway

From the Adams Township 1865 Census:
Lasse (Lewis) Trulson (Lewison), Christi, Betsey, Lewis, John

From the Adams Township 1870 Census:
Lewis Lewison (Trulson) M 38 N; Christi F 48 N; Martha F 22 N; Anna F 16 N; Betsey F 13 N; Lewis M 10 N; John M 7 N; Christi F 3 N

From the Adams Township 1875 Census:
Lewis Trulson (Lewison) M 40; Christi F 50; Betsy F 17; Lars M 15; John M 12; Christina F 5
Family links: 
  Lasse Trulson Farnes Lewison (1832 - 1903)*
  Martha Larsdtr. Lewison Olson Matteson (1847 - 1928)*
  Anna Larsdtr. Lidal Anderson (1853 - 1928)*
  Betsey Lewison Gilbertson (1858 - 1936)*
  Lewis Trulson Lewison (1860 - 1924)*
  John Trulson Lewison (1862 - 1951)*
  Christina Lassed Lewison Olson (1867 - 1907)*
  Christina Lassedtr. Lewison Olson (1867 - 1907)*
*Calculated relationship
Little Cedar Cemetery
Mower County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: Section C
Maintained by: Janet Huseby Stephenson
Originally Created by: K. Pike
Record added: Jan 02, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17262756
Christi Jonsdtr. Kristi <i>Hatlestad Lidal Trulson</i> Lewison
Added by: Janet Huseby Stephenson
Christi Jonsdtr. Kristi <i>Hatlestad Lidal Trulson</i> Lewison
Added by: Janet Huseby Stephenson
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- Janet Huseby Stephenson
 Added: Apr. 3, 2013
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